Browsing All posts tagged under »military maneuvers«

“Iran’s stated purpose for military alliance with Muslim countries is a hogwash”

August 18, 2012


Iran’s stated purpose to establish military alliance with Muslim countries is obviously hogwash, Middle Eastern politics expert, research scholar of Texas University at Austin, Saif Shahin said. The expert was commenting on recent news on Iranian Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi proposing to establish military alliance between the Muslim countries. Vahidi said it be created in […]

Iran powering up: enhances Zulfigar tank, will create new machine gun, and host joint Army-IRGC exercises

April 11, 2012


IRGC (Islamic Revolutionary Guards Council) and Iran’s Army will hold joint military exercises this year, for the first time since the Islamic Revolution, Commander of Iranian Army’s Ground Force Brigadier General Ahmadreza Pourdastan said, IRIB News reported.

UK preparing plans for possible war with Iran

February 26, 2012


The UK is drawing up plans to send hundreds of troops and an extra nuclear sub to the Gulf as tension mounts with Iran. Defence chiefs are convinced the UK will be swiftly sucked into any new conflict with Tehran’s regime. They say it is a matter of “when”, not “if” the war breaks out. […]

Iran unveils two new radars at Sarallah military maneuvers

February 23, 2012


Iran has unveiled two new radars, “Khashef” and “Matlaul-Fajr”, at the Sarallah military maneuvers that began in Southern Iran on Monday, IRNA reported.

Iran protecting its nuclear facilities at all costs…

February 21, 2012


Iran seems to be protecting its nuclear facilities at all costs, as it seems to be the only bargaining chip that the country has before the U.S. and its allies.